Ellison Onizuka’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jun 24, 1946

Death Date

Jan 28, 1986

Age of Death

39 years

Place of Death

Jan 28, 1986



The astronaut Ellison Onizuka died at the age of 39. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Astronaut aboard Space Shuttle Discovery on STS-51-C and the first Asian-American to fly into space.

He had two daughters with wife Lorna Leiko Yoshida, whom he married in 1969.